WATCH: Albert Almora Jr. drives go-ahead home run into left-field basket
|Saturday, August 3, 2019, 4:53 PM- -|
CHICAGO — With a go-ahead solo home run, Chicago Cubs center fielder Albert Almora Jr. got underneath a fastball and sent it out to left field, thus providing the Cubs with a 2-1 lead over the Milwaukee Brewers. The seventh-inning blast at Wrigley Field marked Almora's 12th long ball of the year.
Brewers reliever Junior Guerra was taken deep on the dinger, which landed in the basket above the left-field wall. The 370-footer left the bat at 103 miles per hour and boasted a launch angle of 21 degrees.